15 ‘Buy a Donut’ Day Deals and Freebies

"Donut" get caught paying full price for your tasty treat.

Sort of a breakfast food, sort of a dessert — donuts have been shutting down hunger pangs and satisfying sugar cravings for generations. In all that time, the donut gods have given us cronuts, powdered donuts and even the donut hole, but one thing has never changed: The best donuts are free donuts. Oct. 30 is Buy a Donut Day, and you can indulge your sweet tooth without injuring your income.

Free Donut Day: Save at Dunkin’ Donuts, Krispy Kreme and More

Looking for cheap donuts, discount donuts or even the elusive free donut? Now’s your chance — here’s how to save on National Donut Day 2017.

  • Coffeeforless.com: You can save 20 percent on select K-Cup pods, plus get $5 off and free shipping off your entire purchase when you sign up for the email list.
  • CoffeeWiz: Get a whole package of Dunkin’ Donuts K-Cup portion packs for $16.36 when you use coupon code dunkin. They’re regularly $18.18.
  • Cross Country Cafe: Use coupon code 1DUNKIN510 to get $1 off select Dunkin’ Donuts K-Cups. Also, you can get $5 off when you sign up for emails.
  • Duck Donuts: This make-your-own donut chain is expanding all across the U.S., and by signing up for the “Quack Pack,” you’ll get coupons and freebies delivered directly to your email — and they’ve been known to do free donut giveaways.
  • DunkinCreamer.com: Sign up with Dunkin’ Donuts Creamers and save 75 cents on your next purchase.
  • Dunkin’ Donuts: Arguably the most famous donut shop in the world, Dunkin’ Donuts is offering a huge selection of deals and discounts. Offers include a free donut on Purple Fridays with a select purchase for DD Perks members, several deals if the right sports team wins and 10 Munchkins for $1.99.
  • Giant Eagle: Save $1.50 on any Dunkin’ Donuts Cold Brew product through the end of January 2018. You can only buy one per coupon purchase.
  • jClub: You don’t need a coupon to score a Chef Buddy non-stick doughnut maker for $19.99 — that’s a savings of 60 percent to make your very own doughnuts in the comfort of your own home.
  • Jet: Use coupon code SAVE15 to take 15 percent off Dunkin’ Donuts products — but that’s not all. You’ll also get free two-day shipping.
  • Katz Gluten Free: Use coupon code HOLE to get 5 percent off donut holes, maximum five per order.
  • Klip2save: Save $2 on Dunkin’ Donuts Cold Brew through the end of November.
  • Krispy Kreme: If you’re a donut lover, you know the name Krispy Kreme. Now, you can get one for free when you download the app and sign up for Krispy Kreme Rewards.
  • Mary Ann Donut Kitchen: This Pennsylvania staple is celebrating by offering a deal of $9.50 per dozen if you pre-order two dozen or more donuts.
  • LionsDeal: Use coupon code LOYALTY6 to get a free $6 Dunkin’ Donuts gift card when you spend $100 or more.
  • Staples: You don’t need a coupon code to save 15 percent on original Dunkin’ Donuts K-Cups.
  • Sur La Table: Apple cider doughnuts with cinnamon and sugar are now 30 percent off.
  • Target: The Target Cartwheel app gets you 30 percent off Dunkin’ Donuts Cold Brew products through Nov. 4.

This year, be the discount donut king or queen by getting the sweet, crumbly, delicious dessert (or breakfast) you crave without paying full price.

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